Arizona St. 83, Arkansas 68

Carrick Felix scored a career-high 24 points to lead Arizona

State past Arkansas 83-68 on Friday, putting ASU in the final of

the Las Vegas Invitational.

Felix, who had 17 first-half points, was 8 of 10 from the field,

part of a 56 percent shooting effort for the Sun Devils (4-0).

Arizona State led only 43-41 at intermission, but scored the

second half’s first six points and never trailed again.

BJ Young had 29 points and was 12 of 24 from the field for the

Razorbacks (3-1). Jahii Carson had 19 points for the Sun Devils,

and Jordan Bachynski added 14 points and 13 rebounds.

On Saturday, ASU will play the winner of late Friday’s game

between Wisconsin and No. 15 Creighton in the tournament final,

while Arkansas will face the loser of that game for third


The win gave ASU only its fourth 4-0 start in 26 seasons.